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Ten years of austerity - the brutal reality of Tory rule

Ten years of austerity - the brutal reality of Tory rule A decade of Tory rule has slashed key services, savaged spending and driven more people into poverty. And if they aren’t kicked out, life for working class people is set to get worse, report Sarah Bates and Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Trump twins team up to keep toxic Tories on top

Trump twins team up to keep toxic Tories on top The bigots united this week to try and stop Jeremy Corbyn winning next month’s general election.

After deadly floods - anger at authorities’ failures and Tory cuts

After deadly floods - anger at authorities’ failures and Tory cuts There is rising anger across Yorkshire and the Midlands at authorities’ ­failure to protect people from flooding.

The Troublemaker—Academy heads make vast fortunes for failing children

The Troublemaker—Academy heads make vast  fortunes for failing children Head teachers and academy trust leaders in the state sector are collecting “fat cat” pay packages with some pocketing nearly half a million pounds a year.

Moderation from Labour struggles to beat the Tories in general election campaign

Moderation from Labour struggles to beat the Tories in general election campaign The Tories should be reeling. Despite the helping hand Nigel Farage gave Boris Johnson this week the campaign has exposed the ruling class arrogance and racism that runs through the party.

Why workers are right to strike during the general election campaign

Why workers are right to strike during the general election campaign For at least some days during the election campaign the pictures will be strikers with placards, not politicians behind podiums.

Fear and loathing - and hope - inside the Labour Party election campaign

09 November 2019
A Labour Party conference in London on Saturday saw activists discuss the positives - and negatives - of the party election campaign, reports Nick Clark

A radical campaign can chase the Tories out

05 November 2019
This general election is an opportunity to kick out the Tories and break from a decade of austerity, scapegoating of Muslims and migrants, and inaction over climate change.

We deserve better than Tory austerity

05 November 2019
The reality of rising debt and falling wages under Tory austerity was laid bare in new research from the TUC union federation released on Tuesday.

Arrogant, lying and weak, Johnson starts campaign

04 November 2019
Boris Johnson began the general election campaign with arrogance, lies—and weakness.

General election is chance to smash Brexit deadlock

29 October 2019
For more than two years official politics has been consumed by a seemingly endless Brexit crisis and Westminster game-playing.

Avenge their deaths

29 October 2019
We have to make the Tories pay for the thousands of people who have been killed by their rule.

Boris Johnson gears up for campaign of Brexit, cuts and attacks

29 October 2019
Boris Johnson was floundering and spinning his way towards a general election as Socialist Worker went to press.

Families left in torment after Essex lorry deaths

29 October 2019
Vietnamese families fear that their relatives were among the 39 refugees who died in a ­refrigerated truck in Essex last week.

Tories’ Universal Credit forces women into prostitution

25 October 2019
Vulnerable women are being forced into prostitution because of the Tories’ Universal Credit (UC) benefit. It is more evidence of why the nasty benefit must be scrapped now.

Say no to a second referendum and a People’s Vote on the European Union

22 October 2019
A very big protest took place in London last weekend calling for a “People’s Vote” on leaving the European Union (EU).

The EU is a bad answer to a racist, neoliberal Brexit deal

22 October 2019
Boris Johnson’s rotten deal with the European Union (EU) faced key tests in parliament this week.

Johnson faces a crisis—but he isn’t finished

21 October 2019
He may have lost a battle last Saturday, but he hasn’t lost the war

Queen’s speech is a preview of a repressive Tory election manifesto

15 October 2019
The queen’s speech on Monday won’t lead to many, if any, new laws.

Pressure to reach Brexit deal adds to huge crisis for Boris Johnson

15 October 2019
Boris Johnson this week faces one of the biggest crises of his ­government.

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